Kinsta vs SiteGround vs WP Engine



WP Engine

Our Rating
Plan in review StarterGrowBigStartup
Price before discount $30/month$24.99/month$27/month
Price (12-mo) $30 / month$24.99 / month$27 / month
Price (24-mo) $25 / month$14.99 / month$22.50 / month
Special Discount Get 2 months free when paid yearly-Free 2 months and 10% off when sign up annually
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Website https://kinsta.comhttps://www.siteground.com


Solid managed WordPress hosting - Uptime >99.98%
Choice of 18 locations across the globe - #1 in market
Developer friendly – Long list of useful features at MyKinsta control panel
Free hosting migration for all customers
Good reputation – Raving fans everywhere
Comprehensive support knowledge base
In overall we are very impressed by our experience at Kinsta
Extremely reliable – 100% host uptime at most times
Excellent server performance - Test site loads below 200ms
Choice of five server locations in three continents
Free let’s Encrypt Standard & Wild Card SSL
Innovative - Full SSD, HTTP/2, Built-in Cacher, NGINX, etc
Save 60% on your first bill
Best for WordPress and Drupal websites
Positive feedback from other SiteGround users
Good after sales support
Solid server performance - Hosting uptime above 99.99%
Fast server speed - Time-to-first-byte (TTFB) below 250ms
60-day money back guarantee
Good billing practice – Users can refund or cancel account easily
Reseller-friendly - Transfer billing to your clients easily
Agile developer environment – Development and staging sites ready
Genesis Framework and StudioPress themes included
WordPress-only hosting – Does not support email
Does not support cron job
Expensive for users with multiple low traffic WordPress sites
Hosting price increases after first bill
Uptime guarantee does not cover outages in the event of DDoS
Server location only in United States
Expensive addon features
No email hosting - Users have to pay extra to third party email service
No direct access to .htaccess file
Self-help site migration service only
Slightly expensive – Price increased in March 2018
Costly for owners running multiple WP sites
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Essential Features

Data Transfer 20k VisitsUnlimited50 GB
Storage Capacity 10 GB20 GB10 GB
Control Panel WordpressCustomWordpress
Extra Domain Reg. -$15.95/yr for .com domain; prices vary for different TLDs.No
Private Domain Reg. -$12/yrNo
Auto Script Installer WordPress is pre-configured at Kinsta.Softaculous (incl. 320+ apps)WordPress is pre-configured at WP Engine.
Custom Cron Jobs YesYesNo
Site Backups DailyYesYes
Dedicated IP -$54/yearNo
Free SSL YesLet's EncryptYes
Built-in Site Builder WordPress-ReadyYes, WeeblyWordPress
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